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Jun 19, 2019, 09:46 ET Private Label Credit Card Market Reaches $210 Billion, reports Packaged Facts

America's private label credit card purchase value grew at an average annual rate of 3% from 2016 to 2018, reaching $210 billion, according to...


Jun 13, 2019, 10:33 ET Affluent Food Shoppers More Likely to Purchase Natural and Organic Products

The belief that natural and organic practices produce foods that are tastier, more nutritious, and healthier continues to germinate in the minds of...


Jun 13, 2019, 09:37 ET Packaged Facts: Affluent and High-Net-Worth Americans White Paper

The divide between wealthy Americans and the middle- and lower-class citizens remains one of the nation's most defining and important economic...


Jun 12, 2019, 09:56 ET Inside the Market for CBD Pet Products White Paper from Packaged Facts and Honest Paws

Packaged Facts' Senior Pet Analyst, Shannon Brown, and Communication Manager, Daniel Granderson, share their interview with CBD pet company Honest...


Jun 11, 2019, 09:53 ET Packaged Facts: Modern Eating Trends Reveal a Surging Fluidity for Mealtimes and Snacking

When we eat has become as important a consideration as how and what we eat, reports market research firm Packaged Facts in the new study Eating...


Jun 06, 2019, 08:52 ET Packaged Facts: Why Banks and Creditors Can Bet on Affluent, High Net Worth Consumers Even During Recession

Post-recession trends have been good for affluent and high-net worth families, according to market research firm Packaged Facts in the recent report...


Jun 04, 2019, 10:17 ET National Cheese Day: Growth Projected in Ripe U.S. Cheese Market, reports Packaged Facts

This National Cheese Day dairy devotees can rejoice in the knowledge that despite the ripe maturity of the U.S. cheese market it remains a food...


Jun 03, 2019, 11:41 ET Packaged Facts: CBD Shining a Bright Light on the U.S. Pet Supplements Market

From medicinal marijuana to CBD-infused chewing gum, the human health and wellness market has experienced a surge of interest in cannabis products, a ...


May 16, 2019, 11:11 ET Meal Kits: Why Older Adults Offer the Ideal Target Market, According to Packaged Facts

Think meal kits are a Millennial or Gen Z trend best suited to the novice cooking skills of adults under age 40? Packaged Facts encourages you to...


May 13, 2019, 11:38 ET Global Food E-Commerce: 5 Growth Trends Through 2023

Global food e-commerce sales are forecast to nearly triple through 2023, rising to $321 billion and accounting for nearly 5% of total e-commerce...


May 08, 2019, 14:46 ET Pet Parents Embrace CBD Products in Growing Pet Supplements Market, reports Packaged Facts

From notable market growth to the expanding presence of CBD (cannabidiol) products, these are exciting and innovative times for the pet supplements...


May 06, 2019, 13:08 ET Mother's Day Among Select Billion Dollar Gift Card Giving Occasions, reports Packaged Facts

ore than a third of U.S. adults (40%) purchased a gift card in the past year, according to survey data published by market research firm Packaged...


Apr 26, 2019, 12:46 ET Packaged Facts: Plant-Based Water Makes Waves in U.S. Beverage Market

Consumers are looking for plant-based alternatives across most food and beverage categories—in most cases driven by a desire for healthier sources of ...


Apr 18, 2019, 14:17 ET When Banking in America, Location Still Matters Most, reports Packaged Facts

Even while technology continues to transform the financial services industry—and multi-channel banking continues to grow in importance—the bank...


Apr 11, 2019, 13:44 ET Cannabidiol (CBD) Supplements and Treats Growing from Niche to Norm in U.S. Pet Market, reports Packaged Facts

As a functional ingredient, the future prospects for hemp-based products has arguably never been higher. Cannabidiol, or CBD, received an enormous...


Mar 27, 2019, 14:19 ET Affluence in America: Baby Boomers Control Nation's Wealth, but Shifts are Underway, reports Packaged Facts

By a wide margin, Baby Boomer households control more wealth than any other generation, according to market research firm Packaged Facts in the brand ...


Mar 26, 2019, 09:07 ET Pet Market Upgrades to Brighter Future

With humanization and premiumization now par for the course in the U.S. pet market, pet industry participants are thinking outside the box, with more ...


Mar 21, 2019, 12:25 ET Packaged Facts: Online Retailers, e-Grocers, and the U.S. Beverage Market

Market research firm Packaged Facts, in the new report U.S. Beverage Market Outlook 2019, identifies three factors that have created the perfect...


Mar 18, 2019, 10:13 ET U.S. Beverage Market: 3 Key Mashup Trends, according to Packaged Facts

Your daily cup of coffee just got a lot more interesting. In fact, the U.S. beverage market overall is benefiting from the added intrigue of new...


Mar 07, 2019, 12:06 ET Packaged Facts: The Technology-Driven Future of the $90 Billion U.S. Pet Market

The American pet industry continues along a healthy growth trajectory, with sales rising almost 5% to top $90 billion in 2018 and growth projected...


Feb 26, 2019, 10:47 ET U.S. Packaged Cookie Market Sales Reach $11 Billion

A month ago, the snack savants at Nabisco released what is arguably the company's most decadent cookie creation to date: The Most Stuf' Oreos, which...


Feb 26, 2019, 10:13 ET Online Sales are Key to Pet Food Growth, reports Packaged Facts

The pet food market is in the midst of a retail channel show-down, according to market findings published in Pet Food in the U.S., 14th Edition, a...


Feb 14, 2019, 12:02 ET U.S. Food Market Outlook 2019: 4 Key Trends, according to Packaged Facts

What's in store for the food industry in 2019? Market research firm Packaged Facts predicts "disruptive innovation" that will shake up years of...


Feb 11, 2019, 15:34 ET Gen Z Adults Seek Foods Fitting Their Busy, Yet Health Conscious Lifestyles

Gen Z young adults have been caught up in the change in America's food culture that has moved consumers away from three sit-down meals at fixed times ...


Feb 06, 2019, 10:07 ET Recalls Have 60% of Pet Parents Concerned About the Safety of Dog and Cat Food, reports Packaged Facts

Hill's Pet Nutrition's recent recall is a reminder that safety remains one of the driving forces in the U.S. pet market today. A 2018 survey by...